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Philippine financial markets shut after volcano spews ash over Manila

Philippine financial markets shut after volcano spews ash over Manila

Published 13/01/2020

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine financial markets were shut on Monday to ensure the safety of employees and traders after a volcano near Manila spewed huge [more…]

Eisai Inc announces U.S. approval for insomnia drug

Eisai Inc announces U.S. approval for insomnia drug

Published 22/12/2019

(Reuters) - Japan-based drugmaker Eisai Co’s U.S. subsidiary announced on Sunday that it had received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its [more…]

ByteDance unit establishes venture with Chinese state media firm

ByteDance unit establishes venture with Chinese state media firm

Published 14/12/2019

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - A unit of ByteDance, the owner of video-sharing platform TikTok, has established a joint venture with a Chinese state media group, official [more…]

U.S.-China trade deal ‘stalled because of Hong Kong legislation’: Axios

U.S.-China trade deal ‘stalled because of Hong Kong legislation’: Axios

Published 02/12/2019

(Reuters) - A trade deal between United States and China was now “stalled because of Hong Kong legislation”, news website Axios reported on Sunday, citing [more…]

China picks new leaders for Macau, replaces economy chief

China picks new leaders for Macau, replaces economy chief

Published 02/12/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China has appointed a slate of new officials to head the world’s top gambling hub of Macau, changing key roles including [more…]

Amazon files lawsuit contesting Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud contract to Microsoft

Amazon files lawsuit contesting Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud contract to Microsoft

Published 23/11/2019

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc filed a lawsuit in a federal U.S. court on Friday contesting the U.S. Defense Department’s decision last month to award a [more…]

Nissan recalls nearly 400,000 vehicles over braking system defect

Nissan recalls nearly 400,000 vehicles over braking system defect

Published 18/11/2019

(This November 16 story has been refiled to correct the number in the headline) By Kanishka Singh (Reuters) - Japan’s Nissan Motor Co Ltd (7201.T) [more…]

Crypto backed by crypto: Dai seeks to change ‘stablecoin’ game

Crypto backed by crypto: Dai seeks to change ‘stablecoin’ game

Published 18/11/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Some are backed by dollars. Others by gold. But this “stablecoin” isn’t tied to any major asset - it’s backed by another [more…]

U.S. expected to grant Huawei 90-day license extension Monday: sources

U.S. expected to grant Huawei 90-day license extension Monday: sources

Published 18/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is set to issue a 90-day extension of a license on Monday allowing U.S. companies to continue doing business [more…]

WeWork prefers JPMorgan’s financing package over SoftBank’s control:  Bloomberg

WeWork prefers JPMorgan’s financing package over SoftBank’s control: Bloomberg

Published 15/10/2019

(Reuters) - Shared office space company WeWork Companies Inc is leaning toward a near $5 billion financing package led by JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N), [more…]